Athletic Turf News

The Lawn Institute rolls out new website

The Lawn Institute’s new website offers homeowners, landscapers, sports field supervisors, golf course superintendents and Green Industry professionals access to a wide variety of information on lawn care, the benefits of natural turfgrass and scientific research. Although the website is ...

Turface, field managers focus on education at distributor meeting

December 17, 2013 By
Turface Athletics and its industry partners provided sports field management education to more than 100 distributor representatives at the company’s distributor meeting Nov. 5-7 in Orlando, Fla. Turface distributors from across the country gathered for an educational event that included ...

Turface Athletics debuts brown infield conditioner

December 17, 2013 By
Turface Athletics debuted its Pro League Champion Brown, the fourth color to join its lineup of infield conditioners, at the company’s distributor meeting Nov. 5-7 in Orlando, Fla. “Pro League has long been the infield conditioner of choice for professional ...

ASBA honors distinguished sports facilities

December 17, 2013 By
The American Sports Builders Association (ASBA) presented annual construction excellence awards at its ASBA Technical Meeting Dec. 6-10 in San Antonio, Texas. Awards are given in the following categories: Tennis Courts, Running Tracks, Sports Fields and Track and Field Facilities. ...

AstroTurf unveils 10-year warranty plan

December 17, 2013 By
AstroTurf announced its new 3D DECADE warranty program with its first ever 10-year warranty plan. The coverage will be available on all AstroTurf playing surfaces which meet the specified 3D DECADE criteria. “We are very excited to bring this level ...

How to build a college football field in 8 days

December 17, 2013 By
Bristol Motor Speedway plans to transform the legendary Speedway into the world’s largest football stadium for the inaugural “Battle at Bristol, College Football’s Biggest EVER” game to be held on Sept. 10, 2016. The event will feature a border battle between the Virginia Tech ...